Waukee, IA
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Waukee, IA Real Estate Data

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau), U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, Federal Housing Finance Agency.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Home Values, Rents: Reflects Q1 2017. Updated quarterly.
  • Setting, Housing Stock, Homeownership: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   NeighborhoodScout uses over 600 characteristics to build a neighborhood profile… Read more

Waukee Housing Market Information

With a population of 18,990, 5,983 total housing units (homes and apartments), and a median house value of $208,061, Waukee real estate is some of the most expensive in Iowa, although Waukee home values aren't among America's most expensive.

Single-family detached homes are the single most common housing type in Waukee, accounting for 69.58% of the city's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Waukee include large apartment complexes or high rise apartments ( 14.64%), row houses and other attached homes ( 10.27%), and a few mobile homes or trailers ( 3.55%).

Owner-occupied, three and four bedroom dwellings, primarily in single-family detached homes are the most prevalent type of housing you will see in Waukee. Owner-occupied housing accounts for 81.75% of Waukee's homes, and 64.42% have either three or four bedrooms, which is average sized relative to America.

Waukee homes and real estate are some of the newest in America. 57.92% of Waukee's housing was built since 2000, making the city have a very new look and feel. If you like the amenities of newer homes and subdivisions, then you will probably like what the Waukee real estate market has to offer. Quite a bit of the housing here was also built between 1970-1999 ( 28.00%), and between 1940-1969 ( 10.08%). There's also some housing in Waukee built before 1939 ( 4.00%).

Waukee Home Appreciation Rates

Appreciation rates for homes in Waukee have been tracking above average for the last ten years, according to NeighborhoodScout data. The cumulative appreciation rate over the ten years has been 11.27%, which ranks in the top 30% nationwide. This equates to an annual average Waukee house appreciation rate of 1.07%.

NeighborhoodScout's data show that during the latest twelve months, Waukee's appreciation rate, at 4.57%, has been at or slightly above the national average. In the latest quarter, Waukee's appreciation rate has been 1.37%, which annualizes to a rate of 5.58%.

Relative to Iowa, our data show that Waukee's latest annual appreciation rate is higher than 60% of the other cities and towns in Iowa.

Average Home Values

 

Median Home Value:
$208,061

Waukee, IA HOME PRICES

Value Range
> $1,122,000 0.0
$841,001 - $1,122,000 0.3
$561,001 - $841,000 2.2
$448,001 - $561,000 3.1
$336,001 - $448,000 7.5
$224,001 - $336,000 26.0
$112,001 - $224,000 47.0
$56,001 - $112,000 7.1
$0 - $56,000 6.8

Very High for IA
High for Nation

Value Relative to Nation Value Relative to State
30.2736435016993 9.1358024691358

Number Of Homes And Apartments:
5,983

Waukee Appreciation Rates

 
Time Period Total Appreciation Avg. Annual Rate Compared To
IA*
Compared To
America*
Latest Quarter:
2016 Q4 - 2017 Q1
Last 12 Months:
2016 Q1 - 2017 Q1
Last 2 Years:
2015 Q1 - 2017 Q1
Last 5 Years:
2012 Q1 - 2017 Q1
Last 10 Years:
2007 Q1 - 2017 Q1
Since 2000:
2000 Q1 - 2017 Q1
31.40% 1.60% 2 3
* 10 is highest

Rent & Ownership

 

Average Market Rent:
$1,086 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Homeownership
Owners 81.75
Renters 18.25
Vacant 3.84

Housing Market Details

 

Age of Homes

AGE OF Waukee HOMES
2000 or Newer 57.9
1970 - 1999 28.0
1940 - 1969 10.1
1939 or Older 4.0

Types of Homes

TYPE OF Waukee HOMES
Single-Family 69.6
Townhomes 10.3
Small Apt. Buildings 2.0
Apt. Complexes 14.6
Mobile Homes 3.6
Other 0.0

Home Size

SIZE OF Waukee HOMES
No Bedroom 0.21
1 Bedroom 3.23
2 Bedrooms 24.98
3 Bedrooms 36.23
4 Bedrooms 28.19
5 or more bedrooms 7.17